The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / London
Rank 159 168 147
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 307 296 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.58% 1.42% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.49% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 203 222
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £27.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% -28.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.17 £18.00 £17.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £70.25 £52.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.24 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +18.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18436 19902 19695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.17% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13175 13974 14026
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 313 343
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 50 £375 -16.66% 15
Canary Wharf +1 2 £475 +48.43%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 - - 1
Enfield - 2 - -
Brentford +8 1 - -
Docklands, London -1 1 £450 -2.70%
Croydon -8 1 £425 +25.92%
Harrow - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £430 -
Barking - 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 339 (53.22%) SQL
2 218 (34.22%) Data Analysis
3 184 (28.89%) Finance
4 142 (22.29%) Data Modelling
5 124 (19.47%) Data Quality
6 115 (18.05%) Analytics
6 115 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
7 110 (17.27%) Banking
8 105 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
9 98 (15.38%) Data Management
10 96 (15.07%) Migration
11 92 (14.44%) Python
12 85 (13.34%) Data Warehouse
13 81 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (12.24%) MS Excel
14 78 (12.24%) Data Migration
15 77 (12.09%) Microsoft
16 75 (11.77%) Oracle
17 74 (11.62%) ETL
17 74 (11.62%) Degree
18 69 (10.83%) R
19 65 (10.20%) SQL Server
20 52 (8.16%) Visualisation
21 50 (7.85%) VBA
22 48 (7.54%) Investment Banking
22 48 (7.54%) Statistics
23 47 (7.38%) Big Data
24 46 (7.22%) Data Analytics
24 46 (7.22%) Tableau
24 46 (7.22%) SAP

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (7.22%) SAS
2 19 (2.98%) Apache Spark
3 14 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.47%) Apache
4 3 (0.47%) Confluence
5 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 78 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.81%) Spreadsheet
3 36 (5.65%) MS Office
4 30 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.88%) SPSS
6 7 (1.10%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.63%) MS Project
8 1 (0.16%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 17 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.94%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (0.94%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.78%) SAP PM
5 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.63%) FastStats
5 4 (0.63%) Relativity
5 4 (0.63%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.47%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.31%) Maximo
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.31%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.31%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.04%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (0.47%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.31%) Office 365
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) AdWords
6 1 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.94%) Firewall
3 5 (0.78%) Wireless
4 4 (0.63%) DHCP
4 4 (0.63%) LAN
4 4 (0.63%) MPLS
4 4 (0.63%) VLAN
4 4 (0.63%) WAN
5 2 (0.31%) Intranet
5 2 (0.31%) LDAP
6 1 (0.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.34%) Data Warehouse
2 65 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 47 (7.38%) Big Data
4 44 (6.91%) Relational Database
5 38 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 31 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (4.71%) Data Mining
8 28 (4.40%) NoSQL
9 27 (4.24%) DB2
10 26 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (2.98%) QlikView
12 16 (2.51%) Apache Hive
13 14 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.73%) Power BI
14 11 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.57%) Spotfire
16 9 (1.41%) RDBMS
17 8 (1.26%) DataStage
17 8 (1.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (2.83%) ERwin
2 11 (1.73%) JIRA
3 10 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 184 (28.89%) Finance
2 110 (17.27%) Banking
3 48 (7.54%) Investment Banking
4 43 (6.75%) Marketing
5 40 (6.28%) Retail
6 15 (2.35%) Legal
7 14 (2.20%) Law
7 14 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.04%) Advertising
9 11 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.57%) Back Office
11 8 (1.26%) Front Office
12 7 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.94%) Electronics
14 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.78%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.78%) International Banking
15 3 (0.47%) French Language
15 3 (0.47%) Games
15 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.20%) XML
2 12 (1.88%) HTML
3 8 (1.26%) Web Services
4 7 (1.10%) Kafka
4 7 (1.10%) Regular Expression
4 7 (1.10%) XML Schema
5 6 (0.94%) ELK Stack
5 6 (0.94%) J2EE
5 6 (0.94%) JDBC
5 6 (0.94%) JSON
5 6 (0.94%) RESTful
5 6 (0.94%) Servlets
5 6 (0.94%) XML Messaging
6 5 (0.78%) .NET
7 3 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.47%) Mason
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.47%) SAP CO-PA
8 2 (0.31%) CSS
8 2 (0.31%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 105 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.16%) Visualisation
3 48 (7.54%) Statistics
4 30 (4.71%) Data Structures
4 30 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (3.77%) Reference Data
7 17 (2.67%) Data Integration
8 16 (2.51%) Computer Science
9 15 (2.35%) Economics
9 15 (2.35%) Equities
10 14 (2.20%) Data Extraction
10 14 (2.20%) Mathematics
11 13 (2.04%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.26%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.26%) FMCG
13 7 (1.10%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.10%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.10%) Fixed Income
13 7 (1.10%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.14%) Linux
2 16 (2.51%) Unix
3 12 (1.88%) Windows
4 2 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (34.22%) Data Analysis
2 142 (22.29%) Data Modelling
3 115 (18.05%) Analytics
3 115 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
4 98 (15.38%) Data Management
5 96 (15.07%) Migration
6 81 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (12.24%) Data Migration
8 74 (11.62%) ETL
9 46 (7.22%) Data Analytics
10 44 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (5.97%) Data Cleansing
12 37 (5.81%) Business Analysis
12 37 (5.81%) CRM
12 37 (5.81%) Data Transformation
13 33 (5.18%) Data Mapping
14 31 (4.87%) Data Visualisation
15 30 (4.71%) SDLC
15 30 (4.71%) Validation
16 27 (4.24%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 339 (53.22%) SQL
2 92 (14.44%) Python
3 69 (10.83%) R
4 50 (7.85%) VBA
5 26 (4.08%) C++
6 20 (3.14%) T-SQL
7 18 (2.83%) Java
8 10 (1.57%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.57%) Perl
9 9 (1.41%) C#
10 7 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.10%) Scala
11 6 (0.94%) MATLAB
12 5 (0.78%) C
12 5 (0.78%) PHP
13 4 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.47%) Go
14 3 (0.47%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 74 (11.62%) Degree
2 15 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.41%) PhD
4 7 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.63%) ISEB
5 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.31%) CFA
6 2 (0.31%) CIMA
6 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.31%) PMP
6 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.16%) CBAP
7 1 (0.16%) HND
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (19.47%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.67%) Solvency II
3 15 (2.35%) QA
4 7 (1.10%) ISO20022
5 4 (0.63%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.47%) MiFID
6 3 (0.47%) SLA
7 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.16%) GAAP
7 1 (0.16%) GDPR
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.94%) Apache Flume
2 5 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.26%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 6 (0.94%) Rsyslog
3 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.77%) Oracle
3 46 (7.22%) SAP
3 46 (7.22%) Tableau
4 31 (4.87%) Sybase
5 30 (4.71%) Teradata
6 19 (2.98%) Netezza
7 18 (2.83%) Bloomberg
7 18 (2.83%) Google
8 13 (2.04%) Cognos
8 13 (2.04%) Reuters
9 10 (1.57%) Talend
10 8 (1.26%) Informatica
10 8 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.26%) Splunk
11 7 (1.10%) Yardi
12 6 (0.94%) Adobe
13 5 (0.78%) GoldenSource
14 4 (0.63%) Cisco
14 4 (0.63%) Fidessa
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